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 i.  k  m ���������  r  I  II./  Kettle Vallfey Orchardist  SIXTEENTH YEAR���������No   36  GRAND FORKS   B   C, FRIDAY, JULY 6, 1917  $1.00 PER YEAR  1 GRAN8Y  Merited Rebuke to Criticism  of One of Our Greatest  Industries  The Granby Consolidated company has disbursed more than $20,-'  000.000 in the development and  equipment of its several properties  in the province of British Columbia:  has distributed'close to $20,000,000  in wages, and has always paid the  highest' wages; has paid the coal  mining companies about $9,000,000  for coke, the railways about������7,000,-  000 for freight, and disrributed  more than 810,000,000 among merchants for supplies. It has produced  close Co half of the copper, a seventh of the lode gold and a tenth of  the total silver output of the province.  Ln   all these years and   with   all  of that great wealth production, the  shareholders   have, received    only  S7, HS,0G5 in dividends, or an average of about 3 per cent per  annum  on their investment.    A good   proportion   of   these   dividends   have  bee_n_ paid to^Cana.diap..sharebol.deis,  "while   all   of   the ' profit&jover and  above the dividends   have been   re  invested in development, plant and  improvements   of   the    company's  properties to increase their   production   and   to   render them of   still  greater value to the mining and   industrial development of the country,  in addition to the large disbursements   enumberated, the   company  has contributed by way of direcland  indirect taxation to   the    Dominion  and   iMJvincial   treasuries    several  million   dollars,   representing     the  share   or  interest of  the  public in  the natural   resources   forming  the  subject of the enterprise.  Tbe company's? earnings have been  derived from the lowest grades of  ores successfully mined and treated  in the world's experience in copper  mining, ores which in any other  country would remain neglected  and valueless, but which have been  turned to profitable account only by  exercise of the highest mining and  metallurgical skill.  The foregoing statement, is from  the Mining and Engineering Record  of Vaiicouveiyuid was made by that  paper iu reply lo the criticism by  ljritish Columbia coast newspapers  of the Granby, Ocean Falls and  oilier large companies for operating  '���������closed" towns.  British Columbia derives little  benefit from these foreign corporations, it was charged by one of these  papers. They are consuming our  natural resources, which are ob  tuned for a small ouil.iy. Then-  dividends enrich a foreign country,  one oi these criticisms said. The  'j ran by has been operating in the  province about eighteen years. It  was promoted by Canadians who  . subsequently were only too glad to  sell out at a profit to u cum puny  organized by Americiu capital.  Mrs. Geo. D. Clark, who hah been  ill for'some time, io reported to be  quite low at present  PERSHING'S VETERANS  CHEERED BY PARIS  ' Paris, July 1-.���������Paris went wild  with enthusiasm in acclaiming gratitude to America today. Its millions  cheered themselves hoarse as the  battalion of Gen. Pershing's veterans-swung- along in parade, eager  ness to get to the foe appearing in  every step. First on the program  was the presentation of flags to Gon.  Pershing at Iuvalides.- . Gen. Joffre  and Gen. Pershing then motored  through the city. Paris never before saw such enthusiasm. vThe  American troops start training tomorrow near the battle line.  France's greatest men took part  in the ceremonies at the Invalides.  Troops were massed four deep all  around the court. A great crowd  cheered as the American flag _ was  presented to the American- commander.  ��������� Vote on Second Reading, of  Bill Results 118 For,  "55 Against  0ABIDET PUTS END  TO "CLOSED" TOWNS  There are to be no more "closed"  towns in British Columbia. Hence  forth all towns in this province will  be placed npon the same basis and  corporations exercising proprietorship will come under tbe general  rule.  This action was taken last Friday by the provincial government  ���������through the' minister of - lands, and  affects such towns as Anyox, Ocean  Falls and other points where companies are operating in mining,lum  bering, pulp .production, etc., and  exercising powers'of administration,  such as the permitting or refusing  entry to visitors and conducting  various public utilities.  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Mhi.  June 29  July  Max.  Rainfall  30���������Saturday   ...  . 60  4(5  1���������Sunday   . 8b'  50  2���������Monday   .  SO  n n  3���������Tuesday   . 87  5(i  -J���������Wednesday .  . 52  OS  6 ���������Thursday.  e?U  50  fndiL'K  11  ........  ..  0.00  Ottawa, July| G.���������On a vote being taken this morning on the main  motion for the second reading of the  conscription bill, the measure was  carried by 118 to 55, a government  majority of 63.  The ffrst vote was taken on the  substitute amendment moved by J.  A. Tiarrette, of Berthier, calling for  six months' hoist, which was defeated on a division of 1G5 to 9.  Those wbojsupported the amendment were Messrs. Barrette, Paquet,  Boulay, Descarries, Patenaude, ex-  secretary of state,' Giraud, Belle-  mere and Guilbault, on the government side-lit' the house, and Achim,  who deserted the government today. <���������"'���������'  The division on Sir Wilfrid Lau-  rier's amendment was then taken.  The amendment was defeated on a  division of 111 to 62, a government  majority of 49. Members who voted  for the amendment from the government side of the chamber were: Sir  Rodolphe Forget and Messrs. Paten  aude,'Descarries, Barrette, Girard,  Guilbault, Bellemere and Boulay,  while Mondou and Achim, former  government supporters, also voted  in favor of the amendment.  Li o era Is who voted against Sir  Sir Wilfrid Laurier's proposal numbered 2G.  They were:   Hoi:. George  P. Graham, Pardee, Guthrie,   Clark  ���������������������������������  of Pied Deer, McLean of Halifax,  Loggie, Turriff, McMillan, Champagne, Buchanan, Douglas, Boss,  McLean of Queens, Carvell, Cruise  Charlton, .Nesbitt, McCrauey and  Neely.  Tbe house then sang "God Save  the King."  Liberals who voted for the second  reading numbereil 26 tl Tney were:  Pardee, Guthrie, Carvell, McLean of  Halifax, Charlton, Cruise, Turriff,  Graham, Ross, Nesbitt, McMillan,  Macnutt, Buciiauan, Loggie,MeLean  of Queens, McCrauey, Clark of lied  Deer, Sinclair, Champagne,German  Neely, McCoid. Thompson ol Qu'  Appelle,     Truad,      Know lea     and  cancies that may occur. They con-1  sider that tho allocation of cabinet ���������  positions by Premier Brewster has  definitely established the interior  representation at two members, and  that the coast and island districts  should get all the rest.  It is said that Mr. Sloan has his  eye on the agent-generalship if he  resigns, and he would probably get  a lob of support for the position, as  he is regarded as a "good mixer."  Those who support Mr. Brewster  for the position, if it should become  necessary to resign the-'premiership,  declare that Mr Sloan has not sufficient business ability to handle  the work to the advantage of the  province. Mr. Sloan's supporters  retort in somewhat similar terms.  Prohibition is an element of uncertainty insofar as the probably  action to be taken by the government' is concerned. It is stated,  however, that part of the cabinet  has decided to jam through a bill at  the August session. This expectation is based largely on the fact that  at the by-election promises were  made to the prohibitionists in Victoria in order to get their support  for Mr. Hart.  Issues Proctara'atioirand-Sets  'Forth ��������������������������� Conditions   They  Must Comply With  MINERS Mil  Douglas.  Pastor Barber, of New York, who  was announced to deliver air^id-  riress in the Empress thi-atro hist  Sunday' night, but who failed to  come up lo the approval of I ho im  migration inspectors, gave a lecture  in Dunvill'- that evening to an appreciative audience.  Discussing his subject, ''Why Is  the World Still Unconverted, and  Who Is to Blame'i"' the speaker  pointed out thai the prophet (Isa.  4f>:r2, 23) foretold lhat the world is  to be converted, and that Paul (Phil.  2:7 I J) t-aulv it, was to bo nccuin-  plisht'd by Christ, Jesus. He allirmed  hi- belief that missionaries had accomplished much good, but bad  utterly failed to convert the world, i  (Cuii.LintMl mi. Pa (in ���������':>.)  SILL! RUMORS  M VICTO  Mauy of the coal miners at Fernie  resumed    work   on   Tuesday,    the  miners   in    District   IS, by   a large  majority, voting to accept   the   proposed working   agreement   for   the  period of 1917-18 of   Commissioner  Armstrong,    who   has   ordered   the  mine operators to reopen the  mines  on the basis of   this   agreement, recently agreed upon and refused   by  the companies.  The mines were   ac  cordingly thrown open on  Tuesday,  and this dispute, which has   caused  considerable   anxiety   for   the past  four months, is thu3   brought  to   a  satisfactory conclusion as far as  the  public is concerned.   Recurrences of  these disturbances in the coal   ruin  ing industry in the Crow's Nest during the life of the  contract   anj   almost totally removed, as the powers-  vested in the coal commissioner are  piratically unlimited, and   the   men  are assured of further increases periodically in the event of the   cost   of  living advancing, as one of the terms  of settlement specifies an   investigation    of   this   nature   every     four  months, with revision of   rates proportionate to increases or decreases,  agreement is   an average  Fernik, July 6.���������Directions of  W. H. Armstrong, commissioner in  charge of the coal mines situation,  who was appointed as a result of action taken by the Dominion government, have been issued to the  operators. The proclamation orders  the tesumption of work on condr-  tions which the miners agreed by  their vote Saturday to return to  work on Tuesday:  "I hereby direct the owner,-agent  and manager of every coal mine and  coke-producing plont in the coal  fields of southeastern British Columbia and southwestern Alberta.known  as District IS, forthwith to open  said coal mine and said coke producing plant and resume operations," says the order. The following conditions and rates as to employment of labor are set forth:  "The conditions and rates as set  out in the tentative agreement .arranged between District 18 of the  United Mine workers of America  and the Western Coal Operators' association, on or about March, 191 r,  shall apply, with the following additions and amendments:  "(a) Seven and one-half per cent  increase upon all wages scheduled  to said tentative agreement. (Note-  Tentative agreement contained all  around increase in contract and day  wage rates of 15 per cent.)  '���������(b) Clause entitled 'stoppage of  work' and the words within brackets eliminated.  ���������'(c) These conditions and rates  shall be effective from Ayril 1, 1917,  to April 1, 1919, save that the rates  shall apply to date only to employees who have continued at work  since April 1, 1917, under clause  entitled 'Employees to Care fox.  Mine' and to rescue labor at No. J  mine, Coal Creek..  "(d) A commission shall be appointed consisting of a man chosen  by the operators, a man chosen by  the miners, and one appointed by  the government, who shall, four  months from April 1, 1917, and  every succeeding four month thereafter, if asked by either the   opera-  1 llir       lie\V       il"ICClllCiH.   ir;     mi   uvciagr, i ... i  , ��������� ,       f    ...������i .   -,������  i tors or the miners, inquire into   the  advance   rn    rates of    '11-h per cent, ;' Ji~ u l    .  ��������� ., . r   ������������������      t       ii    ,���������   'cost of living as to   the   increase   or  with one hour reduction tor all out- Y a .  i      ,ru   Df t    ���������., ,.,.  ������l.'cr������ase    thereof,   and   adjust   the  siae work.    1 be stoppage   ot    woikY '  ,or    penalty   clause, nhich    was en- ] -age scale as may be   found   nee*  j forceable in the event of the   miners ' ������"7 by such increase   or   decrease,  : going   on   strike   or   the  operators  but so that the scale of wages   here-  ockingout the men, has  been abol-   ^  VicroniA, Juiy ���������'.{.���������Jlumors that  Hon. William Sloan arid Hon. J. H.  King will food leave the Brewster  cabinet are coupled with statements  that John Keen, M.P.P.   for   Kaslo,  fixed   shall   be a minium basi?  ���������bed.  CUSTOMS KECEIPfS  throughout the said period.  j     "(e) Clause  entitled   'Settlement  ! of Local aud General Disputes' shall  be amended so that I  shall   act  a.s,  at   or appoint, the   independent  chair-  may get tbe portfolio of mines, am  K. Pt. Gilpin,   customs   ollicor  this port, makes   the  following   de-1 mn������ mentioned herein.  'i..il,rl rm-w-trr rif ib������> euRtnrns rfceinM : "(f) Any other matters of differ-  that Premier Brewster may go to i lllllfcd import ot Un. custom* rtxupis ' . / ,��������� ,  England as agent general, and U, I at the head oflice in this city and at ence ex.stmg no,w or to be ngrc.-d  succeedrdhne by J. W, W���������trt, of j tho various sub-customs offices, for upon by the mfo.abd the opera ors  ,i- -i . th,. mnntb of futie 1917' "iler resumption of work, and in  Sjuth Vancouver, who   recently   l'f - Y",; mo,lUl or J utl("   '���������'"' ,                     '                             .in  -                      ,         .         ,,.,,.    f ,i   1/,,,.1'u                        SI f..s0 OS the   event  of   non-agreement, snail  Signed    thespeakfi-.-il.ip.    J. h. W. Y'l-urd   I oiks    ..i,u.>juo .....     L      ���������������>  ������                 }  ,,       ,r   ,     ���������      i    M'hoenix       lol.o-l be decided by fnysclTY  Thompson, ol   Grand I'ork.s, is   also;,, -fl>. (ls!  ....    Carson        ojo.uo    mentioned   for   u   cabinet position, | (������������������,.,..,,|(, 81 .'3b'  bur there are several coast men who! ~ '_     ' !>������������' >  Dnane is again   in   charge  will put up hard   fights  fo  riV va  rolii!  S'2.S0C.O('������  ot Ins ti  <*i.'l at Phoenix.  maammsBnamii  ������������������HUMJWMIIHMMIimilMia  mmnnnHB THE   SlIH,   GKANB   FORKS,   B. G.  ������hf dkattft  G. A.  EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada'and Great Britain) SI.00  Orre Year (in the United States)  '....'.    1.50  Address all communications to  Tun Gkand Forks Sun,  Piionk 101 R Grand Forks, B. C.  tWVlCE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, JULY 6.  1017  If a man wants to bring  down   upon  himself the disapproval of the press and the people of Canada, one  effective way in which he  can do it is to accept an hereditary title.    It  was  only a "few  months ago that a flood of  protest and unfavorable comment came on the  bestowal on a Canadian of such  a  title.    "In  the free  democracy of Canada," M. Kowell  said at that time, "we are not' improving conditions by importing hereditary titles passing  from father to son.   .If this is the first. I hope  it will be the last." This statement,  and   the  sentiments expressed in it, were  echoed  and  re-echoed throughout  Canada.    The  Ottawa  Journal Press (Conservative) said: "Tho pubic attitude in Canada is well expressed in.the  comment of Mr. Rowell," and   the  Christian  Guardian said  it would  like to second with  all the emphasis at its command  the remarks  made by Mr. Rowell regarding  the granting  of Canadian hereditary titles.    Now there  is  another flood   of  protest    because   another  hereditary title has been granted.    "A  lot of  cheap John titles in the paper this morning.  They are getting as common as  dandelions,"  was the  comment of the Toronto Telegram.  "The hereditary title ought to be kept out of  Canada.    This country does not want a little  aristocracy of its own," was  the  comment of  Mail and Empire, and the Liberal Press joined  in  its   disapprobation.     The   Toronto  Star  points  out that at a  recent  conference  in  , Washington, France was represented by M.  Viviani, Great Britain  by Mr. Balfour, the  United States by Mr. Wilson and Mr. Lansing, and Canada by Sir Thos. White and  Sir  George Foster.    In this case  these are only  life-time titles. "No matter what may be said  about them," the Star says, "there is surely  no defence for this new practice of distributing hereditary titles in  Canada."    "They are  conferred," continues the same paper, "in  defiance of a public opinion that is, we   venture  to say, practically universal throughout Ca������-  ada."  memory ofethe loved and lost, and the solemn  pride to have laid so  costly  a sacrifice upon  the altar of freedom."���������Toronto Globe.  i'  The British commander, Sir Douglas Haig,  is a Scot, and his staff is composed for the  most part of young Scotsmen. If we may believe the Washington Star, even the sentries  before his quarters are Scots.  Sir Douglas, coming forth one morning  after breakfast, vvas saluted by a strange sen-  "Who are ye?" he asked the man-in :his  broad Scotch accent.  "Fine, general! An' hoo's yei'sel'?" the flattered sentry answered with hearty politeness.  t  e Bride's Choice  ==^  Nowadays is.a handsome piece of Cut Glass. You will  find in our new stock the very piece that suits her.  Don't let the price alarm you���������our $5.00 pieces will  surprise you.  The wife of Gen. Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien,  who is engaged in adding to the comforts of  wounded British soldiers in English hospitals,  tells an amusing���������and affecting���������story of a  soldier who had just recovered from* a severe  wound. ���������  Feeling ill and very homesick, he went to  headquarters to obtain leave of absence. "I  haven't seen my wife for more than a year,"  he said in a most dejected manner.  "Why," said the colonel to whom he had  applied, "I haven't seen my wife for nearly  two year!"  "Well," said tho soldier, earnestly and respectfully, "that may be, sir, but me and my  wife aren't that kind!"  The furlough was immediately granted.  The great variety of articles shown will make selection  easy, and we guarantee that no other gift will  look  as  beautiful  as   yours.    Come and  examine our stock. ���������  You will be just as welcome as if you purchased.  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS, B/C.  A. D.MORRISON  ^=  J  The price' of The Sun is still the same as it  was before the war. Our subscribers should  bear this fact in mind and pay their subscriptions promptly. If we had all the money due  us by delinquent subscribers we would be  quite wealthy.  Wishing to  Secure  Good Photographs  You can reach more readers in the Kettle  valley by using The Sun's advertising columns  than through any other medium published in  the Boundarv district.  In spite of the increased cost of material  and paper, The Sun job office is still turning  out high-grade printing at the prices that pre -  vailed before the war.  The Tory papers are working very industriously to shelve Premier Brewster in the  agent-general's office in London. The Nelson  News, the most abject and unconscionable  party slave in the province, appears to be  the ringleader in this conspiracy. When it  comes to misrepresenting the present provincial government, the methods employed by  the News are contemptible.  Conscription carried by a big majority. As  twenty-six Liberal members voted for it, the  government can not take all the credit for  the victory. The Conservative papers, wc are  sorry to note, are working very hard to make  political capital out of the matter.  The chain of houses of the British and Foreign Bible society that stretches across the  Dominion of Canada last year issued Bibles  in a hundred and ten different languages.  Patience without push is not a virtue, but a  vice.  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three times more reading matter than any  other Boundary -paper. This fact accounts  or the rapid increase in our circulation.  ���������  * ���������  Besides being read by all the intelligent people of Grand Forks, The Sun goes to every  ranch home in the Kettle and North Fork  valleys. No other Boundary paper can give  advertisers this guarantee.  .for reproduction of any of our TREES, etc., growing in the Province, we'  oiler the following prizes for good prints, any size, ail prints to become  our property, whether winners or not. Prints to reach us at any time  before October 1st, 1917, but priority of receipt? will count in competitors' favor, and we are open to receive pictures right away. No limit to  number of prints each competitor' can send.  FIRST PRIZE $5.00 worth of our best grade of nursery stock,  customer's selection, for Spring 1018 delivery, delivered  " free at your nearest station. Also two prizes of $2.50  each in trees, etc.  Name and addreess of sender to be written lightly on back of prints.  Those who will be in- the "market for trees, etc, for Spring 1918  should write us NOW. This is very important Our General and .Rose  Catalogs and Price List are at your service Orders placed in the Summer get the best attention and the customer is sure to get just what he  orders. If vou want to know anything about our goods, ask the editor  of "The Sun."  We can always find room for a.good salesman to work in  practically'  any part of the Province.  t^fe British Columbia  Nurseries Co., ktcl.  1493 Seventh Ave. W., Vancouver, B.C.        Y  Advertise in Tbe Sun.  largest local circulation.  It has the  IMPERIALS PARLORS  BRIDGE STREET  WE SELL  SNAP--IF TAKEN AT ONCE  8-Room House and Two  Lots on Garden St.  Lots 100 feet by 300 feet deep; chicken coops, etc. Will sell cheap for  quick sale. Will sell for less than  half what it cost owner; $1300 if sold  soon. Will give time if needed. Is  handy to school. Garden has good  soil, and enough potatoes and* vegetables can be raised for a large family. Would make an ideal home for  a smelterman.  Terms���������$200  or $300 cash; balance monthly payments of $25 or $30  Fresti Tobaccos  All Leading Brands of Cigars  Soft Drinks  HANSENBCO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  E FORSALE  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Telephones;  OFFrCE, K(i6  Hansen's Residence. K38  office, r������6 Ffrst Street  For further particulars  To the mothers who have been  bereft by  the war there will remain,  as Abraham  Lincoln in a famous letter assured Mrs. Bixby,the,!^i    -ii .     rrn c\ f\jpp'  mother of five killed in battle, "the  cherished KjSLLL    Q.I    1 lie   bllll   OlllCe  W.   J. Meagher, Prop.  CORRECT ENGLISH  HOW TO USE IT  JOSEPHINE TL'RCK BAKER. Editor  A MONTHLY MAGAZINE  For  Progressive   Men  and    Women,  Business and Professional;  Club-Women  Teachers     Students      Ministers  Doctors      Lawyers      Stenographers  aud all who wish to  Speak and Write Correct English.  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Your Telephone  Will Take You  Most people are in a hurry; thoy have  little time to waste. When you are in a  rush, think how the telephone will help  you. It readies everywhere. Its use is  economical. Y--  They say, "The more hurry, the less  speed;" but that originated in the days  before the . telephone. Now it is, "The  more hurry the greater speed," for the  action.of the telephone is instantaneous.  j  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD.  SAYS WORLD IS YET  TO BE CONVERT  .<���������>  35: 10) is what Jesus referred to  when he taught us to pray, "Thy  Kingdom Come." All christian people have been praying for the Kingdom. This Kingdom of Christ is not  yet established in the earth. On the  contrary, eatan has an empire on  tbe earth now, as Jesus affirmed  (Concluded from Page 1.) (John 12: 31 and 14: 30).   Paul also  This was self-evident since the ' claimed that satan was ruling , now,  heathen population of the earth [ not by right, but by usurpation, and  had doubled in-the last hundred we are assured that satan is to lose  years. Referring to conditions that; this empire"when Christ establishes  would prevail on earth when its con- j his kingdom. As proof, Mr. Barber  version is accomplished, the speaker! quoted the following text: These  quoted Rev. 31: 4, Isa. 35; 4-7 as ! were only a few���������-of the te^ts on this  proof that missionary effort could subject. They were very illuminat-  not J)ring' about these conditions.. ing and deserve careful reading:  God is permitting man to try to con-1 Cor. 4: 4, Luke 4: 4 7,tjEph. "2: 2,  vert the world, to "demonstrate' the: Rev. 20:1-3. This "Kingdom Come"  futility of their efforts, declared the j is the thousand years when satan is  pastor The facts prove this state- j to be bound. Men call it the millen-  ment, as also do those Scripture mum (a Latin word meaning thou  statements whicti point out that God sand years). It is also called the  has set apart a particular time (Acts "Judgment day." (See 11 Peter 3: 7,  17: 31) for doing this work and in S, Act 17: 31. Rom. 2:16,1 Cor.4:5).  thnt time Jesus Christ will do it. j Peter called this time a "Times of  (See Psalm 2: 6 12) That foretold Refreshing." and also a "Times of  time   of   blessing (Gen. 22: 18, Isa.   Restitution of all things," and  said  A Public Meeting Will Be Held in the  s> i  on  ��������� BE?  at 8:30'o'Clock  ���������  Chairman of the Workmen's Compensation Board,  Will be Present and Will Give an  Explanation of the  it would be at the second coming of  the Lord (Act* 3: 19-21). Titus  (2: 13) says, we are looking forward  to this "blessed hope." This being  true,'it can easily be seen who is to  .blame for the world not being converted. The simple truth is, God did  not want it converted now, but will  do it in his "due time" aad way.  Jesus did not try to convert the  world (See Mat. 9:13 l6,John"17:9).  But, asked the speaker, ; what has  God been doing? The Bible answer  is satisfactory. When Jesus takes  his.power and begins this thousand  year reign, "God has ordained that  144.000 joint heirs (Rev.'14: 1,4,  Rome 8: 17) shall sit in the throne  with him, and assist in the work of  blessing, ruling 'and judSing. (See  Rev. 3: 21,-1 .Cor. 6: 22, Rev. 20: 4,  6.) Rev. 20: 5 is not found in the  oldest manuscripts.  Hence, the world must remain  under the curse until this work of  "electing" out these 144,000  "Saints," "Joint-heirs," "Kings and  Priests" is completed. Tt is not for  this "Kingdom" that the groaning  creation is waiting (Rom. S: 19-22).  When the Kingdom class is completed, the first resurrection (Rev.  20: 6) unites them to the Lord in  glory. Then the Kingdom is set up,  the blessing and conversion of the  world begins, and this includes also  the conversion of the dead as well as  of tbe living. Hence all of the dead  are to be raised (John 5.28,29, Rom.  14: 9, Acts 24:15). The heathen,the  idiocic.the insane, the benighted and  ignorant of our own land are to hear  for the first time of God's mercy,and  love and grace,and,be brought to a  knowledge of the truth, (I Tim. 2:3,  4) and hear of the "only name given  under heaven" whereby we can be  saved. This kingdom will bind satan  as a preliminary, and a necessity,  and proceed to educate and bless  (Heb. 8:7,13). There will be m>  conflicting creeds to confuse them.  After this kingdom reign has accomplished its-,work there is to be a final  test of heart loyalty at ihe end of  J QUO years (Rev. 20: 7 9). The wilful ones to be destroyed in second  duath-(Rev. 22: 8, II Thes. 1:9. Job  36:6, Psa. 145:^20, Heb. 2: 14). The  righteous to dwell on the earth forever (Psa. 37: 29). The world will  be fully converted (Phil. 2: 9-11).  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  The Sun is always a live issue   in  Grand Forks.  Addressing Mail to  Soldiers  . In order to facilitate tire handling  of mail at the front and to insure  prompt delivery it is requested that  all mail be addressed as follows:  (a) Regimental number.  (b) Rank.  (c) Name.  ,   (d) Squadron, battery or company.  ("e) Battalion, regiment (or 'other  unit), staff appointment or department.  (f) Canadian Contingent.  (s)  British Expeditionary Force.  (li) Army Post,  London, England.  Unnecessary mention of higher  formations, such as brigades, dvisions,  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay  Vou waste in looking up domestic help could be saved  by simply inserting a " Help  Wanted" ad. in our Classified  Columns. Our,paper is read  by the desirable class, and  gofs hzio hundreds of homes  thct set no other.  I I ,-J    , hAMHhJBa  IT^S TI  cj#  Isn't  the   news   of your )  store    something   like    the  nsws of the whole city?  There is news every week  in Grand Forks ��������� some  weeks more than others ���������  but every week there is  news.  Isn't there news in your  store every week? Isn't  there something to advertise? %  Your customers are shopping   every    week.    Aren't  you losing   many   of  them  the  weeks you do not  advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts with a store ��������� it's  the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOL VE���������To use news  paper space regularly, and  be sure it is in The Grand  Forkc Sun.  <$������  ������      ,'��������� %-  mmmmammB THE   STJIV    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  r   ?   ' $ %  iVarnlih  Foodl #  5 ��������� 5 FY.  1   *������������������������ ������i c.,���������,  I ft  For  Spring Cleanirij  Use  Bapco Paints and Varnished  Bapco Varnish Stain  Floglaze Lac's and Enamel Colors  Bapco Kalsomine is unsurpassed  zA full line of Brushes and Accessories  oMiller C&> Gardner  Home Furnishers  - ������������������*���������������������������������������������*���������������������������������"������������������������������������������������#���������*��������������������������������� **������������������>i������������������* .������������������q������an  /T1  it Works! Try It  Tells   how   to   loosen   a1 core,  , tender corn so It lifts  out without pain.  lor  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FORFINE PRINTING  Harry Bosworth left on Tuesday  for a visit to Spokane. He was  armed with a passport.  A. Porter, of Midway, is relieving  Angus Cameron, customs officer at  Cascade, who is now enjoying his  vacation.  <K*|n|l.i������������an������in)i������ii������ >   >  Good news spreads rapidly and druggists here are kept busy dispensing  froezone, the ether discovery of a Cincinnati man, which Is said to loosen  any corn so it lifts out with the fingers.  , Ask at any pharmacy for a quarter  ounce of freezone, which will cost very  little, but is said to be sufficient to rid  one's feet of every hard or soft corn or  callus.  You apply just a few drops on the  tender, aching corn and instantly tho  soreness is relieved, and soon the corn  is so sariveled that it lifts out without pain. It Is a sticky substance  which dries -when applied and never  inflames or oven irritates the adjoining tissue.  This discovery will prevent thousands of deaths annually frorrj' lockjaw  and infection heretofore .resulting from  the suicidal habit of cutting corns.  Watcfies, Clocks,. Jewellery.,  Gut-Glass, Silverware, Etc.  TIMBERLAKE, SON & CO  "THE QUALITY IEWELLERS"  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  Specialty:    Fine Watch Repairs.  J>  INDEPENDENT BRAND  4  Counter Cliecfc  >ooks  NEWS OFTHECITY  Hon. J. D. MacLean, minister of  education, passed through the city  on Tuesday on his way from the  coast to Fernie.  At a meeting yesterday of the  Daughters of the Empire a presentation of very handsome badges was  made to eight mothers who have  sons at the front The presentation  was made by the secretary of the  society, Mrs. Jeff Davis. .Those who  received' badges were Mrs. Munro,  Mrs. W. J. Cook, Mrs. Plant, Mrs,  C- A. S. Atwood, Mrs. N. Taylor,  Mrs. R. Mann, Mrs. Holmes, IVrs.  F. W. Reid. A number of mothers  who have sons at ihe front were not  present at the meeting. They will  be given their badges later on.  CarlJepsbn, a Kettle Valley line  section hand, was badly injured on  Monday when his power speeder  collided with a cow near Smelter  lake. He was removed to the Grand  Forks hospital.  E. S. H. Winn, chairman of the  compensation board, will address a  meeting of workingmen in the  board of trade rooms at 8:30 o'clock  on Friday evening, July 13, when  Mr. Winn will give a general explanation of the Workmen's Compensation act.  Th& secretary of the local Red  Cross' society acknowledges with  thanks the receipt of $36 from  Christina Lake, this amount being  the profits of the dance held at that  place on the 23rd ult.  The West Kootenay Power company is building a new 20,000-volt  power line from Phoenix to the Emma mine. The present power line  to the mine is only 2000 volts.  There has been so many holidays  during the present that the average  man has not had time to celebrate  all of them.  Mrs. C. D. Kerr, of Midway, has  forwarded a cash donation of $12  to the local Red Cross society.  W. B. Bishop, superintendent-, of  the Granby smelter, left for Fernie  on Tuesday to investigate the coke  situation.  Rev. M. D. McKpe. will conduct  divine services in the North Fork  school bouse on Sunday, July 15,  at 2.45 p.m. You are cordially invited.  Ceiling  electric  new, for sale,  ince.  fan...as  good   as  Apply   Hotel   Prov-  Ed Ruskle left ou Tuesday   for a  short visit to Spokane.  Mrs. J. D. Montgomery left on  Friday last for Spalding, Idaho,  where she will visit her parents for  a month.   \  Mn   and    Mrs I. L.   Clifton   re  turned from their wedding  tour  on  Friday.    They have   since gone  to  Keremeos, where they will reside.  Pastor C. E. Wood returned the  latter part of last week from the  Seventh-day Adventists' convention  at Penticton.  The old Conservative committee  rooms on First street are being fitted  up as a lecture hall for Pastor C. E.  Wood.  A three-line local in The Sun last  week sold a tent.   If you have any  thing to sell that anybody else wants  you pan usually find a buyer by ad  vertising it in The Sun.  - For Sale���������Good horse, 1 set harness, buggy, and light wagon good  as new; price $150. . T. Bowen,  West end. .  Of The  Adventi$t Leciture Hall  First Street, Next Door to  Old Post .(Mice  Sunday, July 8th  8 P.M.  Evangelist Wood  Will deliver an address,  Subject  eturn  Made in Toronto. ��������� The  b^st counter check books,  on tho market today.  Eastern Prices  We have a two years'  contract to handle, these  books. Call and see samples  cAt The Sun Office  DEPARTMENT  USY  ews  The C.P.R.  is   building   a  new  depot at Cascade.  Divine services will be held at  the Presbyterian church next Sabbath, July 8, as follows: Sunday  school, 9.45 a.m.; services, 11 a.m.  and 7.30 p.m. You are cordially  invited. Rev. M. D. McKee, minister.  Dan Biner, of Phoenix, at Vancouver on Monday, won the B.C.  championship for trap shooting.  Miners are returning to Phoenix,  as the Granby mines will resume in  a short time.  The Curlew Creamery company  makes 3000 pounds of butter per  week at its branch in this city. It  gets some of its cream from as far  west as Princeton.  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  The Sun is always a live issue  in  Grand Forks.  DAVIS BLOCK, BRIDGE AND SECOND STREETS  Try us for first quality Fresh and Cured  Meats, Lard, Compound, etc. Fish ana  Game in Season.  Support Youi Home Induptry  PHONE 58  DAVIS 8 FLOOD, Proprietors  These lectures will be continued every Thursday and  Sunday at 8 p.m.  Sabbath school and preaching service every Saturday at  10:30 and 11:30 a.m.  You are cordially invited.  ������  THE  LONDONDIRECTORY  (Published Annually)  Enables traders   throughout  the   world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being: a complete commercial guido to London and Its  suburbs, the"directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS !  with the Goods they ship, and. the .Colonial  and Foreign Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES !  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centres of the United Kingdom. i  A copy of the current edition will be forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Postal  Order for $5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlarger advertiser  merits from $15.  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate, because we employ  competent workmen who have  mastered their  trade, and we do  have tOg charge  for the "service"  of hunting up  samples'in specimen books.  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD  5, Abchufch Lane, London, E.C.  Yale Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty*  All Tied Up  For want of help. Our  Classified Want Ads.  will untie tfrxe knots.  We make this a good  paper 90 that intelligent people will read  it, and they do.  Isn't that the kind of  help you want?  FARM LANDS  OREGON & CALIFORNIA RAILROAD CO.  GRANT LANDS.  Titlo to same revested in United States by Act  of Congress datod June 9, 1916. Two million  tnrce hundred thousand acres to be opened  for Homesteads and sale. Power site timber  and agricultural lands. Containing some  of best land left in United States. Now is  the opportune time. Large sccflonal map  ���������howing glands and description of soil, climate, rainfall, elevations, etc. Postpaid One  Dollar. Grant Lands locating Co., Box 610,  Portland, Oregon.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKK  your repairs to  Armson, shoe  repairer.    The   Hub.    Look f������r the Big  Bool.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHEST CASH PRICES paid for old Stoves  and   Ranges.    J3. C. Pcckliam,   Huoorid-  hanrt Store.  P. A.  Z,   PARE,   Proprietor  Yalk Hotkl, Fikst Stkkkt  WE PRINT .  Letterheads  Noteheacls  ��������� Billheads <  Statements  Envelopes  Business cards  Visiting cards  Posters  Dodgers  Shippingtags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding^in-  vitations  Price lists  Pamphlets  Circulars  And commercial  and societylprint  ing of every description.  Let us quote  our prices.  PHONE 101R  Pays for The  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary cou .itry  eyeiana Bicycles  "Built to Last"  Without a doubt, one of the Strongest Bicycles ever  built.  We have just received a large shipment of  Clevelands, in various colors. They are selling rapidly. If you want one, call early, before the supply is exhausted.  Headquarters for High-Grade Sundries.  J. R. MOOYBOER  Bicycles Dealer and Blacksmith  Opposite City Hall  nnmssEcnrs

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